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AFI's Top 10 Western Films 

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AFI's list of the ten best Westerns of all-time. All Western movies have flair but these got that extra something.
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The Searchers is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list AFI's Top 10 Western Films
Dir. by John Ford (1956), starring John Wayne, Natalie Wood & Vera Miles

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#3 of 399 The Best Western Movies Ever Made #1,289 of 1,646 The Most Rewatchable Movies #330 of 553 The Greatest Epic Movies Ever Made

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High Noon is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list AFI's Top 10 Western Films
Dir. by Fred Zinnemann (1952), starring Grace Kelly, Gary Cooper & Lee Van Cleef

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#12 of 399 The Best Western Movies Ever Made #220 of 481 The Greatest Movies for Guyslisted on Every Oscar Winning Film Ever

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Shane is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list AFI's Top 10 Western Films
Dir. by George Stevens (1953), starring Jack Palance, Jean Arthur & Alan Ladd

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#16 of 399 The Best Western Movies Ever Made #890 of 1,646 The Most Rewatchable Movieslisted on Every Oscar Winning Film Ever

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Unforgiven is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list AFI's Top 10 Western Films
Dir. by Clint Eastwood (1992), starring Clint Eastwood, Morgan Freeman & Gene Hackman

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#2 of 399 The Best Western Movies Ever Made #308 of 1,646 The Most Rewatchable Movieslisted on Every Oscar Winning Film Ever

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Red River is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list AFI's Top 10 Western Films
Dir. by Howard Hawks and Arthur Rosson (1948), starring John Wayne, Montgomery Clift & Shelley Winters

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#24 of 399 The Best Western Movies Ever Made #2 of 49 The Best 1940s Western Movies #12 of 98 The Best John Wayne Movies of All Time, Ranked

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The Wild Bunch is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list AFI's Top 10 Western Films
Dir. by Sam Peckinpah (1969), starring William Holden, Ernest Borgnine & Robert Ryan

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#25 of 399 The Best Western Movies Ever Made #866 of 1,646 The Most Rewatchable Movies #264 of 481 The Greatest Movies for Guys

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Butch Cassidy and the Su... is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list AFI's Top 10 Western Films
Dir. by George Roy Hill (1969), starring Paul Newman, Robert Redford & Cloris Leachman

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#10 of 399 The Best Western Movies Ever Made #940 of 1,646 The Most Rewatchable Movieslisted on Every Oscar Winning Film Ever

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McCabe & Mrs. Miller... is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list AFI's Top 10 Western Films
Dir. by Robert Altman (1971), starring Warren Beatty, Julie Christie & Shelley Duvall

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#194 of 399 The Best Western Movies Ever Made #1,469 of 1,646 The Most Rewatchable Movies #158 of 554 The Best '70s Movies

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Stagecoach is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list AFI's Top 10 Western Films
Dir. by John Ford (1939), starring John Wayne, John Carradine & Claire Trevor

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#23 of 399 The Best Western Movies Ever Made #25 of 232 The Best Black and White Movies Ever Madelisted on Every Oscar Winning Film Ever

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Cat Ballou is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list AFI's Top 10 Western Films
Dir. by Elliot Silverstein (1965), starring Jane Fonda, Nat King Cole & Lee Marvin

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#82 of 399 The Best Western Movies Ever Made #269 of 1,138 The Absolute Funniest Movies Of All Timelisted on Every Oscar Winning Film Ever